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Bagyong Ruby Update No.9: Typhoon slows down anew; Ruby remains in the vicinity of Masbate

7 Dec

As of 7:00 PM, Typhoon Ruby has been tracked at 50 km NorthWest of Masbate City.  It is moving WNW at 10 kph. The expected landfall to Sibuyan Island has been moved to between 2-4 am tomorrow. Bagyong Ruby still has maximum sustained winds of 140 kph with gustiness reaching 170 kph. Only six areas are now under Signal No.3.  Samar’s storm signal has been downgraded to Signal No. 2.

Here are the Public Storm Warning Signals based on the December 7 5:00 PM weather bulletin of PAGASA:

Public Storm Warning Signal
PSWS Luzon Visayas Mindanao
# 3
(Winds of 100 – 185 kph is expected in at least 18 hrs)
Masbate
Ticao Island
Burias Island
Marinduque
Romblon
Oriental Mindoro
 None  None
Residents in low-lying and mountainous areas are alerted against flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living along the coast are warned on the occurrence of big waves associated with Storm Surge which may reach up to 3 meters.
# 2
(Winds of 61-100 kph is expected in at least 24 hrs)
Sorsogon
Albay
Cavite
Laguna
Batangas
Lubang Island
Quezon
Occidental Mindoro
Camarines Norte
Camarines Sur
Northern Samar
Samar
Biliran
Aklan
Capiz
Northern Cebu including Cebu City
Bantayan Island
Camotes Island
None
Residents in low-lying and mountainous areas are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living along the coast are warned on the occurrence of big waves associated with Storm Surge which may reach up to 2 meters.
#1
(winds of 30 – 60 kph is expected in at least
36 hours)
Zambales
Bataan
Nueva Ecija
Tarlac
Pampanga
Bulacan
Metro Manila
Rizal
Catanduanes
Northern Palawan
Iloilo
Antique
Guimaras
Negros Occidental
Negros Oriental
Eastern Samar
Leyte
Southern Leyte
Rest of Cebu.
None
These areas will have occasional rains with occasional gusty winds.

Active Track of weather disturbances in the PAR

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